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HP's 3D Future: Sprout Visual Tour
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Take a look at HP's unusual "immersive PC," Sprout, and Multi Jet Fusion, a bold foray into 3D hardware.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/31/2014
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InformationWeek 2014 State Of Database Technology Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Databases of the 1990s remain alive and well. Microsoft, Oracle, and IBM databases still rule, with few enterprises taking a chance on new NoSQL offerings.
By InformationWeek Staff , 10/31/2014
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Halloween Horror: 5 Help Desk Tales From The Crypt
SolarWinds Thwack Community,
News
Beware these scary, real-life stories from support professionals manning the IT help desk.
By SolarWinds Thwack Community , 10/31/2014
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Big Data Software For Mainstream Users
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Not everyone needs to be a data scientist, Red Lambda argues.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 10/31/2014
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IBM, Tencent Offer Enterprise Cloud In China
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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IBM partners with Tencent, China's largest Internet company, to offer enterprise-level, industry specific cloud services.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/31/2014
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Healthcare IT: User Empathy Comes First
Todd Dunn, Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare
Commentary
Health IT professionals need to fully understand the needs of clinicians and end-users in order to design software that truly works.
By Todd Dunn Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare, 10/31/2014
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Geekend: Best Cities For The Zombie Apocalypse
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
When the zombies come, where do you want to be? Happy Halloween from the Geekend.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 10/31/2014
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Microsoft Band Wearable: 9 Key Issues
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft has packed its wearable Band with advanced sensors, cloud-powered health insights, and an affordable price. Is Microsoft ahead of the curve in this new mobile market?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/31/2014
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Why IoT Security & Privacy Is Critical
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
Commentary
Security and privacy concerns about smart meters and other Internet of Things deployments must be addressed in order for the IoT to succeed.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 10/31/2014
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Shellshock Attacks Stack Up
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Organizations are unable to keep up with patching processes and find incident response practices lag in wake of Bash bug.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 10/30/2014
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Bracket's New IaaS Twist
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Commentary
Bracket Computing, backed by Andreesen Horowitz, lets customers build "compute cells" on top of IaaS from multiple providers, wrapping apps and data.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 10/30/2014
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Amazon and Microsoft Clouds: Who's Playing Catch-Up?
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
News
Amazon and Microsoft clouds leave HP, IBM, and Google struggling with developers. Here's why.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 10/30/2014
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Retailers Now Actively Sharing Cyberthreat Intelligence
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
The retail industry's R-CISC has been up and running for four months now and is looking for more retailers to sign up.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/30/2014
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Cleveland Clinic Taps IBM's Watson To Fight Cancer
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Cleveland Clinic will use IBM's Watson supercomputer to research cancer and treat patients.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/30/2014
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VA Buckles Down On Cyber Security, Program Management
Henry Kenyon,
News
Agency refocuses IT priorities on data protection, on-time project delivery to overcome past poor performance.
By Henry Kenyon , 10/30/2014
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Virtualization, Meet Hyper-Converged Infrastructure
Bhargav Shukla, Director, Product Research & Innovation, KEMP Technologies
Commentary
More modular combinations of virtualized compute, networking, and storage, such as VMware's EVO:Rail, are on the way.
By Bhargav Shukla Director, Product Research & Innovation, KEMP Technologies, 10/30/2014
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Welcome To My Cyber Security Nightmare
TK Keanini, CTO, Lancope
Commentary
Happy Halloween. Here are three chilling scenarios that will keep even the most hardened infosec warrior awake all night.
By TK Keanini CTO, Lancope, 10/30/2014
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Cooking Up DevOps With Chef
Kevin Casey,
News
As DevOps grows its foothold in IT departments, so do software platforms for automating configuration, provisioning, and other traditional tasks in managing infrastructure.
By Kevin Casey , 10/30/2014
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Cloud Computing: IT's Driving Again
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Enterprise spending on cloud has grown 38% in 2014, and IT now controls 80% of that budget, finds Verizon study.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/30/2014
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Is 1% Improvement Boring, Or A Breakthrough?
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
To tap the Internet of Things, CIOs need to bridge the gap between the culture of grinding out small wins and the Silicon Valley disrupt-or-nothing mindset.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 10/30/2014
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